In Surprise Votes, County Commission Rejects Luttrell Tax Rate, Elects Harvey Chairman

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DA Office Confirms Fallen MPD Officer Died by ‘Friendly Fire’

Murder charges against the 17-year-old dropped.

On the Fly: Week of 4/19/24

Your weekly to-do list with the Memphis Flyer.

The 2024 Lineup at the Overton Park Shell

This year's Orion Free Concert Series will offer 34 free performances.

Bills Against Reparations Before House, Senate

“Ill-founded accusations of collective guilt and group punishment … creates resentment.”